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Duty of care in sport

Topics: Duty of care Type: Best practice

The purpose of this briefing paper is to clarify what an organisation's duty of care entails, and to provide some guidance as to what steps can be taken in order to demonstrate that this duty is being met.

Duty of Care in sport review

Topics: Duty of care Type: Publications

This report, published in April 2017, followed a review of the Duty of Care that sport has towards participants. The review was led by Baraness Tannie Grey-Thompson. 

Understanding sexual offending and the grooming and entrapment process

Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Type: Webinars

This webinar looks at sexual offending and the grooming and entrapment process and what that means in the sporting environment. 

Online safety for sport

Topics: Online safety Type: Video & audio

In this podcast, we explore the how sports organisations can keep children and young people safe whilst participating in virtual sport and physical activity.

Remote teaching and coaching

Topics: Online safety Type: Best practice

Safeguarding guidance for sports organisations and clubs on online teaching and coaching to help them stay in touch with teams and club members during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Additional resources for club welfare officers

Topics: Case management Type: Webinars

This webinar is designed as an extra resource for club welfare officers to help them fulfil their safeguarding responsibilities.

Addressing suicidal thoughts and feelings

Topics: Mental health and wellbeing Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

This briefing provides guidance on how sports organisations can address suicidal thoughts and feelings and provides links to specialist support services. 

Addressing self-harming behaviour

Topics: Mental health and wellbeing Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

This briefing provides guidance for sports organisations about addressing self-harming behaviour and provides links to specialist support services. 

Sample mental health and wellbeing statement

Topics: Mental health and wellbeing Athlete wellbeing Type: Policies

You can adapt this mental health and wellbeing sample statement to support your sports organisation's existing safeguarding policies and to demonstrate your commitment to protecting young people’s mental health and wellbeing. 

Safeguarding at sports events

Topics: Trips, events and travel Type: Video & audio

In this podcast, we discuss how your organisation can ensure your sports event stays safe for all children and young people.